Image ID
ICHi-065381
Headline
Chicago Race Riot of 1919
Date Depicted
1919
Date Created
1919
Creator
Fujita, Jun, 1888-1963
Creator Role
photographer
Artwork/Object Depicted
glass negatives
Copyright Notice
© Chicago Historical Society, published on or before 2015, all rights reserved
Credit Line
Chicago History Museum, ICHi-065381; Jun Fujita, photographer
Inventory Number
1964.1048.2
Storage Location
Jun Fujita negatives collection: Glass negatives, Box 1 of 1 (GN551)
Acquisition Source
Gift of Mrs. Jun Fujita (Florence Carr Fujita), 1964
Max Pixels - Height
4901
Max Pixels - Width
6000
KEYWORDS
1964.1048.2
African Americans
people
20%
policeman
police
Chicago Race Riot of 1919
White City
buildings
men
moving
streets
wagons
women
race riots
Fujita, Jun, 1888-1963
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ICHi-65381
chicago race riot of 1919

Man pulling a cart down the street accompanied by a woman holding a broom, and guarded by a policeman during the Chicago Race Riot of 1919 in Chicago, Illinois. An advertisement for White City amusement park can be seen in the background.

Man pulling a cart down the street accompanied by a woman holding a broom, and guarded by a policeman during the Chicago Race Riot of 1919 in Chicago, Illinois. An advertisement for White City amusement park can be seen in the background.